The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAI 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
WAI
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
179 155 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.87% 8.59% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 138 139 131
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAI across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WAI
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAI across the Birmingham region.

WAI Salary Trend in Birmingham

WAI
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WAI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAI.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Orchard CMS
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WAI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Orchard CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore